News - Transport

Posted on: December, 2017
    Exeter based, Co-cars Ltd, which offers car hire by the hour from just £4ph all booked via a smartphone, was the winner of the 2017 ‘Best Contribution to Resource Efficiency’ award at the Cornwall Sustainability Awards Ceremony in Newquay on 1st December.   Co-cars uses low emission, hybrid and electric cars WHICH...
Posted on: December, 2017
Lightfoot, the world’s first connected car technology and platform for rewarding better drivers, is adding a further 100 drivers to the next phase of their Exeter pilot. The chosen individuals were selected to be given Lightfoot devices worth £100 each as part of a local beta recruitment programme that ran...
Posted on: November, 2017
Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, is disappointed that the Chancellor has once again missed the opportunity to lower Air Passenger Duty. The UK's APD is among the highest in the world and it is a highly damaging tax which penalises domestic travellers. Reducing APD and supporting domestic aviation would have...
Posted on: November, 2017
Flybe customers to benefit from an enhanced digital experience including personalised offers, tailored pricing and mobile disruption management Adoption of Amadeus’ full Altéa Suite underpins Flybe’s business   Improvement strategy   November 6th, 2017 – Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, is poised to significantly enhance the digital experience it offers to customers...
Posted on: October, 2017
Exeter-based airline Flybe has confirmed that former British Airways director will take up the role of chief financial officer on a permanent basis. Milne was named interim chief financial officer in August 2017 following Philip de Klerk's decision to step down from the role at the end of September to join...
Posted on: October, 2017
We have been notified that Tithebarn Lane will be closed from 6th November until 15th December. This is to carry out work on the motorway bridge to upgrade it to a cycle bridge. It is possible the work will be completed in a shorter period in which case the road will...
Posted on: October, 2017
Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has announced that since it started supporting its chosen charity partner Cancer Research UK in 2008, passengers and staff have together raised £750,000 through onboard collections and general fundraising activity.   Cancer Research UK is the airline’s sole designated charity partner and, over the past nine years,...
Leading regional airline to continue weekend service to London City with re-timed flights for convenient weekend travel Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has added more flights to its 2017/18 Winter schedule from Exeter. It has confirmed that its popular weekend flights to and from London City Airport will continue operating on...
  Stagecoach’s ‘Golden Hop’ 122 open tops to cease for winter after October half-term Buses feature ‘Bus Hopper’ animal characters and connect attractions across Torbay Service has proved popular with both young and old Fans can now sign up to mailing list for exclusive Bus Hopper adventures All signs ups by 31 October to be...
Leading regional airline offers limited time discounts on peak holiday travel Flybe, Europe’s largest regional airline, has today (7th  September 2017) announced a limited time seat sale on  a wide selection of routes with discounts of up to 20 percent on one million seats. Booking is available through to midnight on...
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